Summary

Length: 1 Pages 346 Words

In the article "Anxiety: Challenge by Another Name," James Lincoln Collier explains that anxiety is a very common part of our life in our society and that to defeat anxiety is to confront it and face it as we grow and learn from it instead of backing away. Collier uses several of his personal experiences and explains how each helped him to overcome his anxiety. With each obstacle that he faced, he developed three basic rules for himself. Collier had a chance to go on a trip to Argentina with hi Continue...


More sample essays on Summary

    Bush Summary
    Bush Summary. Summary of "Bush Redux" In "Bush Redux" appearing in the January 22, 2001 issue of US News and World Report, journalist .... (397 2 )

    summary
    summary. visit www.simpsonau.com!!! Theme in "Defender of the Faith" can be interpreted in many varying ways, some of which are .... (457 2 )

    Summary of the Comprehensive A
    Summary of the Comprehensive A. Summary of the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the State of Tennessee For the Year Ended .... (853 3 )

    summary
    summary. Secrets Everyone has secrets no matter who they are. The book I read is called Secrets and , there are many secrets that people have in this book. .... (666 3 )

    Memento Summary
    Memento Summary. Memento Point blank a man is shot in the head. Two stupid burglers invade a house and cross paths with the woman living there. .... (291 1 )

    Gladiator summary
    Gladiator summary. Gladiator- Movie Summary It is the year 180AD. After years of war, the armies of Rome, under the command of General .... (512 2 )

But each time you try something, you learn, and as the learning piles up, the world opens to you. He had benefited and discovered from the process of phychologist call "extinction. This lesson made him developed his first rule: "do what makes you anxious, don't do what makes you depressed. It scared him of being in a new, strange country. " Which he had came up with his second rule: "you'll never eliminate anxiety by avoiding the things that caused it. Furthermore, Collier is unable to speak French but it didn't stop him on accepting the assignment. After doing a couple of interviews, he noticed that he is not that scared anymore. He regreted by not going through the Argentina trip, and it taught him a lesson. Being away for two months sounds exciting but he is having a second thought, and he end up turning down the invitation. " Collier had put out his anxiety by confronting it; in addition, Collier developed his third rule: "you can't learn if you don't try. " To illustrate his third rule, some years ago he had an offer to do a writing assignment that will require him to three months of travel to Europe. " He also found out that the person he admired, Duke Ellington, still has stage fright, eventhough he has been performing for more than thirty years, and by knowing that, Ellington inspired Collier. In the end, Collier points out that "the new, the different, is almost by definitions scary.

PROFESSIONAL ESSAYS:

Chapter Summary of Living in the Environment
Chapter Summary of Living in the Environment. LIVING IN THE ENVIRONMENT - CHAPTER SUMMARY by G. Tyler Miller, Jr. Table of contents (6729 27 )

Summary of Child Development
Summary of Child Development. In order to provide a clear summary of child development, the paper will be divided into the following age groups. (1361 5 )

US CONSTITUTION: SUMMARY
US CONSTITUTION: SUMMARY. US CONSTITUTION: OUTLINE PREAMBLE Sets the tone for the contents Establishes common principles of liberty wt down for posterity. (760 3 )

SUMMARY OF A CASE FILE
SUMMARY OF A CASE FILE. SUMMARY OF THE CASE FILE OF AN EMOTIONALLY DISTURBED CHILD Name (last): X First: ELIZABETH Case #: N Birthdate (2840 11 )

Summary of Four Articles
Summary of Four Articles. Summary of Four Articles 1. ôThe Year of the Dealo Summary: This article details a spate of global mergers (630 3 )

DISPUTE SUMMARY
DISPUTE SUMMARY. DISPUTE SUMMARY Introduction All companies are confronted from time-to-time with conflicts that require resolution. (710 3 )